Admission PGDM 2020-2022

Admission PGDM 2020-2022

Eligibility Criteria

Graduation with minimum of 50% marks in any discipline from a University recognized by the UGC or the AICTE. Emphasis is also placed upon the candidate’s performance during the GD and PI sessions as conducted by the Calcutta Business School.

Candidates appearing for their Final Year Bachelor's Degree exams in 2020 can also apply if they complete their graduation requirements by June 2020 and submit their graduation results by the 30th of September 2020.

Candidates are required to produce a valid CAT, MAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT, ATMA, JEMAT scorecard.

Selection Procedure

Candidates will be shortlisted for Group Discussion and Personal Interview sessions based on their past academic records and CAT / XAT / CMAT / MAT / GMAT / ATMA / JEMAT scores. Shortlisted candidates will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview at a city of their choice as specified by the candidate in their application form. The final selection will be based upon the candidate’s performance in Group Discussion, Personal Interview and past academic record. Along with these, work experience and other achievements will also be taken into account while offering them an admission to this course.

Course Fees

Tuition Fees (for 2 years) Rs. 5,85,000
Admission Fees Rs. 75,000
Library, Course Materials, IT Labs and Software (A Library stocked with 7,000 books; e-books; Journals related to HBR, EBSCO Online Journals, Business Magazines, Course Materials; IT Labs and access to Software such as Prowess and Metastock.) Rs. 25,000
Total Course Fees Rs. 6,85,000
Laptop (Optional) Rs. 40,000
Cost of Residential Accommodation for each year (Optional) Rs. 60,000
Refundable Caution Money Deposit Rs. 30,000
Kindly note that the fee is to be paid in six installments before the start of each term.
Educational Loan Assistance available.

Reservation Policy

The institute has no active reservation policy at this time.

Important Dates And Other Useful Information

  • The Information Brochure and the ONLINE Admission Application Form has now been made available. Please visit the website/call for dates of Group Discussion and Personal Interview. 
  • Payment of Fee:
  1. The total programme fee can be paid in six (06) installments.
  2. A Commitment Deposit of Rs. 75000/- within 15 days from the date of offer letter for admission. This fee will be adjusted with the admission fee.
  3. The admission fee needs to be paid between April 01,2020 to June 15,2020.The date for paying the admission fee would be mentioned in the offer letter.
  4. The students need to pay the fee for every term within 7 days from the date of commencement of classes of the respective terms. 
  5. The hostel fee (if the candidate desires to take accommodation at CBS hostel) is Rs. 60,000/- which is to be paid on or before May 15, 2020. In this regard, the fee would be charged for accommodation at CBS hostel during the Terms only (when scheduled classes would be conducted). During the summer internship, the students would not be allowed to stay in the hostel.
  6. Refundable caution money of Rs. 30,000/- is to be paid along with the first installment.
  • A preparatory programme will be conducted in the month of June 2020 prior to commencement of the PGDM Programme. The dates for the same will be informed in due course of time.


Calcutta Business School offers financial assistance to prospective students based on their graduation result. To be eligible for availing financial assistance, graduation degree percentage is calculated as per the provisions of the university from where the student has graduated.

The details of the scheme are as under:

Sl No.

Graduation Percentage Obtained

Financial Assistance Provided


Between 50 to 54.99



Between 55 to 59.99

Rs. 1,00,000


Between 60 to 64.99

Rs. 1,50,000


Between 65 to 69.99

Rs. 2,10,000


Between 70 to 79.9

Rs. 2,75,000


80 and above

Rs. 3,35,000

The amount of financial assistance so provided is equally divided into 6 installments and the same (financial assistance for a term) is reduced from the tuition fee payable by the student in each term.

If at the time of admission, the final graduation result is not submitted by the candidate, financial aid scheme would not be applicable until the final certificate is produced and subsequently verified by the Admissions Department, CBS. The eligibility for financial assistance will be calculated only after the final result is declared. No provisional financial assistance will be allowed under any circumstance. All such candidates who are appearing for the final year graduate degree exams in 2020 must submit the final mark-sheet latest by September 30th 2020.


As a reward for students’ hard work and efforts, CBS offers TWO scholarships of Rs. 25,000 each to all students securing the First and Second positions in each of the first, second and third trimesters.


Four (4) students will be selected for Tuition Waiver (TW) scholarships at the time of their entering the PGDM programme. The students selected for TW scholarships would have to meet the following two requirements:

a. 75% or more marks at the undergraduate level.

b. 85 percentile and above score in CAT 2019/XAT 2020.

The selected students would be required to pay 40% of the applicable Course Fees. Continuation of TW scholarship will depend on the academic performance (CGPA of 7 or more throughout) of the student.

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